Category Archives: Around The World

Roma & Veuve! The Perfect Place For The Tastiest Seafood Boil In Lagos!

                  On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019, Roma Lagos, the first ever Roman-inspired luxury restaurant/lounge in Lagos, located at 31A Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, hosted its maiden edition of ‘The FEAST AT ROMA’ and it was indeed, “a feast feast!”  Roma’s exquisite kitchen treated the likes of Adebayo Oke Lawal, Aduke Bey, Idia Aisien, Prince…

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Two Men Are Executed In Yemen For Abducting, Raping And Murdering 12-Year-Old Boy

Two men who abducted, raped and murdered a 12-year-old boy have been executed in public. Rapists, Wadah Refat, 28, and Mohamed Khaled, 31, were shot in the back on Thursday in the port city of Aden in Yemen as hundreds gathered to watch. They had been convicted of raping and murdering a boy named Mohamed Saad in May last year. The boy had been…

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Kids In My Class Are Not Perverts, South African Bootilicious Teacher Reacts (Video)

Buhle “Lulu” Menziwa, the teacher whose pictures have been widely circulated on social media due to her dress code in class says her learners are not “pervert minded” like many social media users.  Menziwa, 26, set tongues wagging after her pictures wearing tight clothes while in a classroom started making rounds early this week. While…

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OB Cuisine: A Healthy Guide To Preparing Senegalese’s Maafé By Immaculate Bites

Maafé (or Mafé) is a traditional West African cuisine. Eaten widely in Senegal, Maafé which is known as Groundnut & Peanut soup in English is a rich, nutty, and palate -pleasing meal when served with rice, plantains or any starch. The term groundnut is use interchangeably with peanuts because It is called peanuts in America but…

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Tomi Badejoko Joins DJ Cuppy And Julz At London School Of Economics To Speak On “The Role Of Arts In the Black Community”

On the 1st of February 2018, UK-based Nigerian media personality, Tomi Badejoko and few other creative such as DJ/music artiste, DJ Cuppy, music producer, Julz and filmmaker, Dami Vaughn were invited to speak at the Black Ascent event which is hosted by the London School of Economics. The annual panel discussion which seeks to showcase different issues relating to the black community,…

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OB Cuisine: Avartsy’s Guide To Making Delicious Water Yam Fritters “Ojojo”

Think of how akara (fried bean cake) or mosa is prepared but in this case with water yam, that’s simply the Nigerian snack, Water Yam Fritters, popularly referred to as Ojojo in the Yoruba language. According to Avartsy Cooking: “It’s pretty easy to make; the downside, it’s deep fried. Although I’m sure it can be baked as well,…

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Lebron James Returns To Earn Lakers Victory, After Long-term Injury

LeBron James made a triumphant return to the court on Thursday, breathing new life into the floundering Los Angeles Lakers with a 123-120 overtime victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. James, who missed 17 games due to a groin injury, scored a team-high 24 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and delivered nine assists in his first…

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